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Oregon Coast Fishing Charters, Fishing Trips & Whale Watching

All season information on selective fisheries

Summer Selective Coho Salmon Season – Season opens June 27 and close August 16, 2020 or a quota of 22,000 fish 7-days a week

September Non-selective Coho Salmon Season – Season opens September 4, 2020, Friday & Saturday’s only. Thru September or until 3,000 fish quota is reached.

6-Hour Summer Deep Water Bottom Fishing – A new fishery at Tradewinds where we have out to the 40-fathom curve to fish now this summer which is 240 feet of water. There are some great spots in the area where we can find larger fish such as Lingcod, Canary rockfish etc….A fun fishery for those who want to experience REAL Deep Sea Fishing.

Inshore Halibut Season – Re-opens May 1, 2020 and runs 7-days a week thru October 31st or until quota is reached

Offshore Halibut Season – Season opens May 2020, check fishing report for all of the open dates spring and summer seasons.

Albacore Tuna Fishing – Start checking our fishing reports towards the end of June for catch updates

Deep Water Lingcod Trips – Closed until September 1, 2020

Bottom Fishing Trips – Open year round

Whale Watching – Trips daily but check with our office for the better opportunity months

Ocean Dungeness Crabbing – Open thru October 15, 2020

Gift Certificates for Fishing & Whale Watching
Available NOW – NO Expiration Dates
Call the office for details

Ahoy! Welcome Aboard!

Since 1938, Tradewinds Charters in Depoe Bay has been providing “Top Deck” ocean charters for whale watching, sportfishing, bird watching, and Ecology Tours. With a fleet of ten modern, fully equipped vessels, experienced, knowledgeable, and very friendly captains and crew, Tradewinds is the premier ocean charter service on the Oregon Coast. From the moment you check in at our charter office and board our vessels, you will definitely feel a part of the crew and right at home. We strive for not only the best in whale watching and fishing, but the best in fun.

Tradewinds is located on highway 101 at the North end of the bridge in Downtown Depoe Bay. Our private dock is located conveniently just below our office. With flags flying you’ll see our office which overlooks both the Pacific Ocean, and our harbor. We are always happy to answer your questions, so just give us a call at: 1-800-445-8730 or fill out our Information Request Form. From individuals to large groups, Tradewinds, with our vast experience, is here to provide you with your best ocean experience. Be sure and explore the rest of our web site for great pictures and details about our charter services.

Thanks for visiting our web site, hope to see you aboard real soon!
The Staff and Skippers here at Tradewinds